UKA is alert to its responsibility to all participants in athletics in respect of all aspects of health and safety. One particular area that young athletes and their parents must be aware of is the risk of cardiac problems.There have been too many instances of young athletes suffering potentially fatal heart conditions without being conscious that they are at risk.
You may have recently received a membership letter from England Athletics that states ‘your athlete registration card is attached’ . This is only the case if you are a new member, all registrations cards that were sent last year are now 'cards for life' and your details and membership number will remain the same.
There are two inter-county fixtures for which we urgently require team managers - on 21 July at Kingsmeadow, Tooting (U13 boys and girls) AND 11 August at Hendon (U15 and U20 men and women). Can anyone interested and able to act as team manager, please contact Lyn Hopkins (Hon Sec OAA) AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.Without team managers, we cannot send teams to these events - and the athletes will be disappointed.
Attached below is the timetable for the Town vs Gown being held at Sir Roger Bannister Stadium, Iffley Road on Wednesday 12th June 2013.
Please click on the link below for parking information, final timetable and entries for the County Championships 25th & 26th May.
Oxon AA are keen for as many individuals from all events, and forms, of the sport – leaders, coaches, members, participants, administrators, volunteers, parents, clubs – to have a say as part of the review. This survey is designed to cater for any type of feedback. Please follow the link below if you wish to take part in the survey.
Due to the Vets League meeting being held at Tilsley Park, there will be no training on Monday 20th May.
We need athletes (male and female) u15/u17/u20 age groups for the English schools combined event teams. This years regional event is being held at Tilsley park on 22/23 June. If you are interested, even if there are some events you haven't tried yet, contact Pete O'Keefe 07786622253 or at the track any Monday or Wednesday 6-8. We will make sure you are given tuition in all the disciplines in time for the competition!